Our People

B & C Capital Group’s principals are widely experienced and have extensive backgrounds in finance, buying and selling businesses and providing financial advice to large and small businesses. They are also company directors and business owners themselves.

The  principals are Mike Walls and Philip Smith.

We handle all our assignments personally. Please call for an obligation free discussion and meeting.

Mike Walls B.Com, M.Com, MBA, ACA  

Mike has over 30 years experience in providing straightforward assistance to businesses looking to buy, sell, expand, plan for succession and capital transfer as well as arranging debt or equity finance. Over the last 12 years Mike has specialised in helping larger private businesses in the areas of strategic direction, expansion, selling out and finding financiers and investors.

Mike’s experience has covered the Australian and New Zealand markets and has resulted in a wide range of contacts. His earlier experience in investment banking with major banks included role such as Chief Manager, Corporate Advisory Services at Westpac (NZ) and Head of Project & Structured Finance and Head of Business Banking Development at National Australia Bank in Sydney.  

Phil Smith LLB (Hons), B.Com, MBA, Dip App. Corp. Finance.

Phil has spent much of his earlier career in investment banking in mergers and acquisitions at National Australia Bank. For the last 10 years he has concentrated on buying and selling private businesses both for clients and for his family business. During this time he has acquired, successfully grown and continues to operate a network of holiday parks in Victoria.       

Phil blends this practical commercial experience together with his strategic and legal expertise to provide valuable assistance to businesses and their owners.